New Zealand

has a market economy that depends greatly on international trade, mainly with Australia, the European Union, the United States, China, South Korea and Japan. It has only small manufacturing and high-tech sectors, being strongly focused on tourism and primary industries such as agriculture. Free-market reforms over recent decades have removed many barriers to foreign investment.

General Skilled
The General Skilled Migration program allows individuals to live and work in New Zealand, where there are significant skilled labour shortages.


Investor Visa
The Investor visa allows people to gain residence in New Zealand through investment.

Business Visa
Business Skills visas are designed for individuals who want to establish, manage or develop a new or existing business in New Zealand.

Working Holiday Scheme
Partner visas are available for individuals wanting to marry or join their eligible spouse, de-facto or fiance in Australia for a period of 9 months, 2 years or Permanent.


Student Visa
The Overseas Student Program (OSP) allows people to further their education by participating in formal study or vocational training in New Zealand.